Most of the deforestation in both Papua provinces occurred within Production Forest and Other Land Use areas, which can be considered planned deforestation.
Kehilangan hutan di lahan gambut memang lebih rendah dibanding di hutan non-gambut, namun saat lahan gambut hilang maka karbon yang dilepaskan lebih banyak.
Emissions from forest loss in peatlands could surpass emissions from non-peatland forest.
Kalimantan and Sumatra experienced the largest reduction in primary forest loss between 2016 and 2017 by 68 percent and 51 percent respectively.
The world is losing tree cover at an alarming rate, and the effects on biodiversity, the climate and indigenous communities cannot be overstated.
Only behind China and the United States of America.
Tingkat kehilangan tutupan pohon di Indonesia justru menurun dari tahun sebelumnya.
Here’s a snapshot of tree cover loss in tropical countries last year.
Unlike most tropical forests, Indonesia experienced a drop in tree cover loss in 2017.
Primary forest loss in protected peat areas went down by 88 percent between 2016 and 2017.